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The Resource Ike and Monty : generals at war, Norman Gelb

Ike and Monty : generals at war, Norman Gelb

Label
Ike and Monty : generals at war
Title
Ike and Monty
Title remainder
generals at war
Statement of responsibility
Norman Gelb
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Fifty years after the momentous Allied invasion of Normandy, here is a ... dual portrait of the deeply troubled collaboration between two of history?s greatest military leaders. Ike and Monty is the first book to focus exclusively on how their relationship determined the fate of the Allied effort to liberate Europe in World War II"--Jacket
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gelb, Norman
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Marshals
Label
Ike and Monty : generals at war, Norman Gelb
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [466]-468) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ike and Monty -- Origins -- West Point to war department -- Sandhurst to Dunkirk -- Testing time in Washington -- Whirlwind in southern England -- Eisenhower emerges from obscurity -- Africa beckons Montgomery -- Forging Operation Torch -- Reshaping a desert army -- El Alamein -- Torch under way -- Omens -- Impasse in Italy -- Prelude to invasion -- Overlord -- Normandy -- Generals at war -- The waning of the chase -- The Bulge -- The long winter -- Victory -- In conclusion
Control code
29225260
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9780688118693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1588860
Label
Ike and Monty : generals at war, Norman Gelb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [466]-468) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ike and Monty -- Origins -- West Point to war department -- Sandhurst to Dunkirk -- Testing time in Washington -- Whirlwind in southern England -- Eisenhower emerges from obscurity -- Africa beckons Montgomery -- Forging Operation Torch -- Reshaping a desert army -- El Alamein -- Torch under way -- Omens -- Impasse in Italy -- Prelude to invasion -- Overlord -- Normandy -- Generals at war -- The waning of the chase -- The Bulge -- The long winter -- Victory -- In conclusion
Control code
29225260
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
480 pages
Isbn
9780688118693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1588860

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